The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 32 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.22% 2.75% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.58% 16.78% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 27
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
LAN
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 286 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.31% 16.40% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 203 223
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +9 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Chester +14 4 £51,250 +2.50%
Runcorn -4 3 - - 1
Alderley Edge - 3 £38,000 -
Wilmslow +1 1 £36,000 -10.00% 1
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 54 (94.74%) WAN
2 32 (56.14%) Cisco
3 22 (38.60%) VMware
4 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (35.09%) Juniper
5 20 (35.09%) CCNA
6 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 18 (31.58%) CCNP
7 17 (29.82%) ITIL
7 17 (29.82%) Firewall
8 15 (26.32%) Windows
9 14 (24.56%) Project Management
10 13 (22.81%) VPN
11 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
12 11 (19.30%) DNS
12 11 (19.30%) DHCP
12 11 (19.30%) Network Security
13 10 (17.54%) Broadband
13 10 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
14 9 (15.79%) BGP
14 9 (15.79%) VoIP
14 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
14 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (14.04%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
15 8 (14.04%) SLA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (94.74%) WAN
2 17 (29.82%) Firewall
3 13 (22.81%) VPN
4 11 (19.30%) DHCP
4 11 (19.30%) DNS
4 11 (19.30%) Network Security
5 10 (17.54%) Broadband
5 10 (17.54%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (15.79%) BGP
6 9 (15.79%) VoIP
7 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.28%) Wireshark
8 5 (8.77%) DWDM
9 4 (7.02%) MPLS
9 4 (7.02%) OSPF
9 4 (7.02%) VLAN
10 3 (5.26%) ADSL
10 3 (5.26%) Wireless
11 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support
5 6 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Digital Design Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.26%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.53%) Linux
5 5 (8.77%) Unix
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (12.28%) Network Design
4 7 (12.28%) Open Source
5 5 (8.77%) Network Optimisation
5 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) High Availability
8 2 (3.51%) Network Management
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) Scrum
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) Perl
1 5 (8.77%) Python
1 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.51%) C#
2 2 (3.51%) PHP
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (35.09%) CCNA
3 18 (31.58%) CCNP
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (12.28%) CCIE
5 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.77%) JNCIP
6 5 (8.77%) JNCIS
6 5 (8.77%) MCP
7 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.51%) CCENT
8 2 (3.51%) Degree
8 2 (3.51%) MCSE
9 1 (1.75%) APMP
9 1 (1.75%) CISSP
9 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Cisco
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
3 20 (35.09%) Juniper
4 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.53%) Palo Alto
7 5 (8.77%) HP
8 4 (7.02%) Citrix
9 3 (5.26%) Dell
9 3 (5.26%) Samsung
10 2 (3.51%) F5
10 2 (3.51%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.51%) Meraki
10 2 (3.51%) Sophos
11 1 (1.75%) Avaya
11 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
11 1 (1.75%) Genesys
11 1 (1.75%) Google
11 1 (1.75%) Sage
11 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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